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how did you find TB?

Discussion in 'Off Topic [BG]' started by thinking of you, Feb 23, 2004.

  1. I was wondering how so many people know about TalkBass? I found it by doing a google search for Bass Guitar pictures, and the TB logo came up as one of the first ones, so i clicked on it, and it led me to the store. Thus, I found Talkith Thy Bass.
  2. Figjam


    Aug 5, 2003
    Boston, MA
    I searched on google for bass forum or something.
  3. Nick Gann

    Nick Gann Talkbass' Tubist in Residence

    Mar 24, 2002
    Silver Spring, MD
    When I bought my bass guitar, the salesdude at the store told me to check out Harmony Central, so I did. I was looking at the bass links page, and TB was there. For the longest time, I just used TB for tabs, but after a while, I actually started using the forum.
  4. MJ5150

    MJ5150 Moderator Staff Member Supporting Member

    Apr 12, 2001
    Olympia, WA
    Heather, AKA LightRaven, sent me over here from her forum. She said I would like it better at TB. She was right, I do. :D

  5. I was doing a Google search on U2's Adam Clayton which also brought up the thread about him in TB's "Bassists" forum. So I had a look around what else is there... :)
  6. Josh Ryan

    Josh Ryan - that dog won't hunt, Monsignor. Supporting Member

    Mar 24, 2001
    I stalked Michael Jewels here. ;)


    Jun 1, 2003
    Orlando, FL
    saw JT on the dreamtheater.net forum. lurked here a few months and bam, i was hooked. ;)
  8. Joe Turski

    Joe Turski

    Jul 29, 2003
    Google is my best friend. I love Google in unnatural ways. :help:
  9. Coutts_is_god

    Coutts_is_god Guest

    Dec 29, 2003
    Windsor, Ont, Canada
    I was looking for Tabs.
  10. jawzzz


    May 23, 2003
    Denver Colorado
    I believe that I found it looking for tabs also. :meh: But I am not positve.The only other way would have been google. The most important thing is that I did find it and it has guided me down the right path of playing bass. :bassist:
  11. Wrong Robot

    Wrong Robot Guest

    Apr 8, 2002
    I believe I was on Aaron's Carl Thompson page when I read a post by Resident Luthier Darrin Huff mentioning Talkbass, I checked it out, I think I posted once, then didn't return for about 3-4 months, then started posting regularly.
  12. Slot


    Oct 17, 2003
    Sydney - The Shire
    i saw it mentioned(or a link) on jacopastorius.com
  13. unharmed

    unharmed Iron Fishes

    May 19, 2003
    London, England
    I followed a link when JT was made moderator of the bass/guitar forum over at recording.org. I notice that our own Treena foster runs that one now :)

    Incidentally, just how many forums does JT moderate!?
  14. I found TB while looking for tabs and here i am over 3 years later.
  15. Looking for tabs... :bag: :p

  16. Electricmayhem


    Dec 18, 2003
    My bass teacher told me about it. ( I'm not giving names...)

    I would look around the forums every day for about three months before I actually registered. :rolleyes:
  17. P. Aaron

    P. Aaron Supporting Member

    Me too.
  18. Bob Clayton

    Bob Clayton My P doesn’t have flats or tort Staff Member Supporting Member

    Aug 14, 2001
    Philly Suburbs
    started playing bass in dec 2000, then used tabs at www.basstabarchive.com until august 01 when i found a link to TB from there.... been here ever since
  19. I was also looking for bass pictures, and saw the link. What wonderful things come from boredom. :)
  20. embellisher

    embellisher Holy Ghost filled Bass Player Supporting Member

    i got kikked off from tbacrwaler and wuz lukkin 4 sum FiElDy TaBz.

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